- renewal; restoration; renovation; repair.
- Obsolete. an act of instituting something; establishment.
Origin of instauration
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Related Words for instaurationrecovery, revival, renewal, refurbishment, rehabilitation, reconstruction, renovation, repatriation, reinstatement, reparation, recuperation, return, redemption, rejuvenation, reimbursement, revivification, remedy, cure, healing, replacement
Examples from the Web for instauration
Historical Examples of instauration
There, while he despairs of finishing what was intended for the sixth part of his Instauration, how nobly he despairs!Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)
- rare restoration or renewal
Word Origin for instauration
C17: from Latin instaurātiō, from instaurāre to renew
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